An Aoriculturai. Dibpdt«.— While
tho elerk was making ont the warrants
his Honor and Bijah got into a wrangl
about agriculture, hia Honor claiming
that May was the month in which
plant tapioca, and Bijah declaring that
tapiooa grow on trees, md, therefore,
didn't need any planting.
'Bijah, I'm five years older than you
arc,' said bis Honor, 'and I believe
I've forgotten more farming than you'd
ever know if you'd live to be three
thousand years old.'
'I can't help that,' replied Bijah,
'what I know I know just,as well as
I was as big as a meetin' house You
might puzzle me on law, but when
comes down to farming I won't get be
hind the eorner for any mao that ever
'Very well,' said his Honor, as he
moved behind the desk ; 'you may want
to borrow another two shillings some
'And you may want to borrow my
hat to go to another wedding,' was the
It waa sad to see the two old friends
fall out, and the affair cast a gloom o'er
the spirits of what would otherwise
have been a cheerful crowd .—Detroit
Meant to be Sure. —At midnight
the other night a policeman saw a La
hrosae street man koock at his door,
heard a window raised and a female
voice called oat :
'That's you, is it V
'Yes, darling,' was the answer.
'And are you drunk ?'
'No—haven't tasted a drop.'
not even beer.
'Perfectly sober, are you ?'
'Just as sober as a preacher.'
She leaned out of the window, peer
ed down into his upturned face, and
then said :
'You'll swear to it?'
'I'll swear to it on a stack of Bibles
ten feet high.'
.'Well, I'll open the door. You Beem
to be all right, but I'll havo a club
bandy and if you've lied to me the cor
oner will eall it a case of justifiable
homicide !'—Free Press.
shoemaker to blunder. The other day
when a weighty woman sailed into a
Detroit shoe store and selected a pair
of N&. 4's and Mt down to have them
Yon can't get an old
tried on the ahoenwn saw that she
But be didn't tell her
so, end start her out of the shop on a
gallop. He smiled and softly said :
'Madam, all the' aristocratic ladies
are now wearing shoes three sizes too
large for their feet, in order to have
cool extremeties, and of course yon
want to follow the style.'
She smiled like a duck in reply to
his smile and replied :
'You are in a position to know best,
and I leave everything to yonr judg
When she went out she said she
never had such an easy-fitting shoe on
i# her vhole life .—Free Press.
'Just as Liar!'—Shortly after the
dinner bell rang, he came np the walk,
laid down upon the steps, and put his
head in at the dining-room dodt :
'Mizz-, mother says won't you
please to give her a good plate full of
yonr nice sonp for dinner, and lend me
yonr little tin bucket to fetch it home
in, and she's not feelin' powerful well
'But you will please go back and ask
yonr ma if she wants her soup highly
seasoned, and crackers broken up in it,
and celery salt shook in, and a silver
spoon with her name engraved on it
thrown in?' replied the lady of the
'Bud' left in double-quick time, and
soon he was back in position.
■, mother says she believes,
as it taint much trouble to you, she
just as lief as not !'
The old lady got the soup in the tin
buefet unseasoned with further
Heriditary Vice. —Old Sambo
Shuts, long since gone across the dark
valley, wap a worthy man in his way,
and genial withal ; bat Sambo would
occasionally get drunk. One day his
employer took him to task, and read
him a lecture, at the close of which he
asked him if he didn't think he could
do better for the future.
*Dono', mas'r,' said the darkey,
scratching hia bead.
'But what do yon think ?'
'Well, mas'r, I'se afraid I think not.'
'Sambo, what do yon mean ? Do
you mean that yon will not try ?'
* 'Twouldn't te of no
Fact is 'twas born in me Rum is my
nat'ral drink. Yer see, afore I was
born, my father and mother were
bought on the coast of Africa, and paid
for in ram.'
A man on being told by a generous
farmer that he would give him a barrel
of good oider, asked the farmer if he
voflld bring it to his house.
•Certainly,' replied the farmer, 'with
'Well,' retnrned the grateful
'What will yon pay me for the barrel,
when tho eider is gone ?'
"Come into the garden Maud,
With a brickbat and a stone,
Here's the biggest cat yoa ever sawed,
mg a chicken bone ;
Ron like'tbe'mischief Maud,
I'm with the beast alone !"
OOX & JONES,
Wm. Lea Sç Sons ,
Highest Market Price
PAID FOR GRAIN
On Chesapeake and Delaware Wains
OR ON DELAWARE R. R.
And its Connections.
L. V. ASPRIL
Wishes to inform the farmers and public gen.
erally that he still continues the
At the old stand, on the corner of
5th and Broad streets, in
Giving strict attention to the manufacture of
PLOWS, such as the Heckendorn, Moore,Con
cave, Wiley, Ac. He has recently connected
with bis former business an Iron Foundry,
famishing all the different kinds of plow irons
such as are used in this section. Giving spe
cial attention to this line of trade, having
been successful in procuring the services of
those persons who formerly made castings at
Newark, Del., whose work was celebrated as
tip-top, will keep constantly on hand! large
supply, wholesale and retail, at modérait pi '
ces. The public will also be reminded th
he, only, has the right in this State to manu
facture the celebrated Pioneer Stump Puller,
which for strength and durability has proven
fully equal to the task. All kinds of repair
ing, together with Horse-Shoeing, done with
neatness and dispatch. Plow Bolts and Clev
ises constantly on band.
Being thankful for past favors, by strict at
tention to business, we hope to mérita liberal
share in the future. L. V. ASPRIL.
Odessa, 1874. sel9;ly
LUMBER AND HARDWARE.
J. B. FENIMORE & C<P.
Oppostt* th* D*pot,
DEALERS nr ALL KINDS OT
Lumber and Hardware,
BRICKS, LIME, *hiab, sash, DOORS, BLINDS
MOULDINGS, PAINTS, OILS,
. t > r
GLASS, ETC. ETC.
Constantly on band all kinds of
M. E. DICKSON,
No. 35è SOUTH EIGHTH STREET,
WATCHES AND JEWELRY,
Silver and Plated Ware
Suitable for Holiday Presents.
N. B.—Fine selection of 18 Kt. Wedding
Rings on Hand.
Gold, Silver and Steel Spectacles to suit
THOMAS MASSET, JR.
CLOCK AND WATCH MAKER,
Malnfitreet, next door to Notional Hotel
C LOCKS, Watches, Jewelry, Ac. neatly
and promptly repared.
Always on hand and for sale, Clocks,
Watches, Plated Ware, Forks, Spoons, Sil
Napkin Rings, Silver Thimbles, Salt,
Sugar and Tea Spoons, Butter Knives, Gold
Breast-Pins, Ear-Rings, Finger-Rings, Sleeve
Buttons, Watch Chains, Watch Keys, Key
Rings, Steel Watch Chains, Ac.
J. MEIER & BRO.
S. E. Cor, Second and Arch Sts.,
Have in Stock a full line of
Fine Overcoating«, Suitings, Casalmerea,
Of the newest designs for FALL and WIN
TER wear, which will be made to order in
the latest styles and best manner. Special at
tention given to Dress Saits.
CALL AND EXAMINE OUR STOCK,
ARTMAN, BARKER & CO.
105 Park Place,
W. N. WILSON, Agent,
POULD& CO..N. E. Corner Markt and Ninth
WT Street, 37 and 39 North Second Street.
THIS Solid Walnut, Centennial, Italian Marble,Top
Chamber Suit, three pieces, viz : Double Bedstead,
Marble Top Bureau, and Marble Top Washstand, #47.
THIS Solid Walnut Parler Suit, covered in Hair
cloth, or any color wool Terry, »even piece*, #75.
THIS Solid Walnut Centennial Dressing Case Cham
ber Suit, three pieces, viz : Double Bedstead, Marble
Top Dressing Case, Marble Top Washstand, only $GO.
THIS Fine Walnut Parlor Suit, covered in Hair
wool Terry, any color, seven pieces, $145*
We will ship the above Suits to any address on re
ceipt of prices named. No charge for packing. For
158.25 extra, Four Walnut Cane Seat Chairs, One
Walnut Cane Seat Rocker, and One Walnut Towel
Rack, will be sent with either Chamber Suit. Solid
Black Walnut Wardrobes, 8 feet high, $22.50. Solid
Black Walnut Secretary Book Cases, 7# feet high,
< 123.50. All other kinds of CHAMBER or PARLOR
] FURNITURE equally reduced in price The choicest
patterns of CARPETS sold at manufacturers' prices.
Bedding in every variety. Name the price of any
article of Furniture you may need, and we will send
Aug. 18—12 w.
WATERS' CONCERTO ORGANS
are the most beautiful in
style and perfect in tone ever
jëfe pr STOP « the best ever placed
. in any Organ. It la pro
tlnced ly an extra set
of reeds, peculiarly
gas s vnlrrH. the EFFECT
aSESBS&A ja» of which is MOST
SBBB HSSg CHARMING and
IRK S O 17 E—STIRRING,
SgPwJmj white its IMITATION
■fiKMiltijo Of tbc HUMAN
ÏSTïStfs USS VOICE 18 SUPERB.
ggfEStä# W A T E It S' NEW
W'WaæS* ORCHESTRAL and
GANS, in Unique
combine PURITY o/ VOICING
with errent volume of tone* *
WAT EUS' NEW SCALE PIANOS
have g rent power and a flue hinging tone,io:7A
nil modern improvements# and are the BEST
PIANOS DfABE* These Organs and Pianos
are warranted for six years. PRICES EX
TREMELY LOW for cash or part cask and
balance in monthly payments. Pianos and
Ovraits to rent until paid for as per contract*
AGENTS WANTED. Special Inducements to
the trade. A liberal discount to Teachers, Min*
triers, Churches, Schools, Lodges, etc . Illustrated
i HORACE WATERS Sc SONS,
481 Broadway# New York. P. O. Box 3507#
OPINION of DR.R. S. STEWART
President Maryland Hospital.
"I have used
Leibegs' Liquid Extract of Beef
for more than a year, and recommend it as
one of the most efficient preparations I have
ever met with. It combines the virtues of
food and tonic in a remarkable way."
Sold by Druggist* and Grocers.
per day. Agents wanted. All
classes of working people of
both sexes, young and old, make more money
at work for us, in their own localities, during
their spare moments, or all the time, than at
any thing else. We offer employment that
will pay handsomely for every hour's work.
Full particulars, terms, Ac., sent free. Send
us your address at once. Don't delay. Now
is the time. Don't look for work or business
elsewhere, untihyou have learned what we of
G. Stinson A Co., Portland, Maine.
$5 to $20
Pleasant and Profitable Employment,
"Beautiful! "Charming!" "Ob, how love
ly!" "What are they worth," <|-c. Such are
the exclamations of those who see the large,
elegant new Chromos produced by the Euro
tean and American Chromo Publishing Co.
üvery one will want them. It requires no
talking to sell the pictures, they speak for
then selves. Canvassers, agents, and ladies
and gentlemen out of employment, will find
this the best opening ever offered to make
money. For full particulars send stamp for
confidential circular. Address, F. GLEASON
A CO., 738 Washington St., Boston, Mass.
MIND READING, PSYCOMANCY. FASCIN
anation, Soul Charming, Mesmerism, and Mar
riage Guide, showing how either sex may fas
cinate and gain the love and affection of any
person they choose instantly. Price by mail
50 cents. Remember, this is not a mere cir
cular, but a book of 400 pages. Address,
HUNT A CO., 139 South 7th St., Philadel
for Dr. March's
NICHT SCENES IN THE BIBLE.
and a magnificent NEW BOOK just from the press.
Address J. G. McCurdy k Go., Philadelphia, Pa. s4-4
A FORTUNE IN IT. Every family buys
by Agents. Address,G.S. WALKER, Erie, I
Pa. A 21
A GENTS. 20 Elegant Oil Chbomos, mount
ed, size 9x11 for $1. 120 for $5. Largest
variety in the world.
NATIONAL CHROMO CO., Philadelphia, Pa.
The celebrated MITCHELL make of Stave
Baskets, which are acknowledged by peach
growers to be the best basket ever offered to
the peach grower to market his fruit in, for
sale by Richard Townsend, Townsend, Del.
Call or send your orders as soon as possible,
so that you may secure a supply.
—Prices Moderate and Terms Easy !—
Full particulars can be ascertained eiihcr
by calling on me or by letter. Also,
Mitchell*« Patent Strawberry
ORATES and BASKETS
At about one-hnlf the price of other manu-
Townsend, May 22, 1875.-tf
AT 12J CENTS, CASH.
S. M. REYNOLD.
p niLADELPUIA, W IL MIN G TON A ND
Delaware Division Time Table.
N and after Monday, MAY 31ft, 1876, (Sundays
excepted,) Trains will leave
A. M. p. m. a. u .
M. P. M.
1 16 815
9 20 ; 5 55 10 45
8 05! 4 10 910
7 58' 4 03
7 47 3 63 8 43
7 39 3 45
7 36 3 42
7 28 3 35
7 25 3 32 8 12
7 14 3 23 7 58
7 04 314 7 45
C 45 2 57 718
6 38 2 49 7 12
6 30 2 42 7 02
6 25 2 37 6 56
6 05 2 20
6 16 219 6 48
610 213 6 40
6 00 2 02
5 00 -Wilmington—
5 56 -Kirkwood-
7 04 -Green Spring
7 24 j-Brenford
7 55 -Dover
8 52 -Harrington-—
9 58 -Seaford—
10 06 7 26
1015 7 35
10 33 7 55
10 42 8 05
10 47 i 8 11
1101 8 25
1106 8 31
11 12 8 38
1123 8 50
1130 8 58
1138' 9 06
11 43 j 911
12 04 9 33
12 12 ,
12 21 j
12 31 j
The mixed train will be run subject to delays inci
dent to freight business, and will stop only at sta
tions where time is given.
New Castle Trains —Leave New Castle for
Wilmington and Philadelphia at 12 05 and
6 30 p m. Leave Wilmington 6 20 a m, nud
1 25 p m for New Castle.
Smyrna Branch Trains —Additions 1 to those
above leave Smyrna for Clayton 10 30
6 30 and 8 00 p m. Leave Clayton for Smyrna
7 20 a m 2 40 and 7 00 p m, to make connec
tion with trains (North and South) from
At Townsend, with Queen Anne's and Kent
Rail Rond. At Clayton, with Maryland and
Delaware Rail Road. At Harrington, with
Junction and Breakwater Rail Road. At Sea
ford, with Dorchester and Delaware Rail Road.
At Delmar, with Eastern Shore Rail Road, and
Wicomico and Pocomoke Rail Road.
H. F. KENNEY, Sup't.
WILMINGTON AND READING
ON AND AFTER
Thursday, June 10, 1875,
Trains will run as follows :
No. 2. No. 4.
A. M. P.M.
10 12 8 20
9 24 7 34
8 25 6 35
712 5 25
6 34 4 49
6 00 4 15
No. 3. 'No. 1.
P. M, A. M.
4 35 6 25
5 21 7 12
6 30 8 20
7 32 9 2G
8 09 10 08
8 42 10 42
At Wilmington, with trains on Philadel
phia, Wilmington k Baltimore, and Dela
ware Railroads ; at Chaddsford, with trains
on Philadelphia k Baltimore Central Rail
road ; at Coatesville, with trains on Pennsyl
vania Railroad, and at Reading, with trams
on Philadelphia k Reading, Lebanon Valley,
East Pennsylvania, and Reading k Columbia
R. R., and the Reading and Lehigh Railroad.
CHANGE OF HOURS.
Daily Line to Philadelphia.
On and after
MONDAY, AUGUST 30th, 1875,
tar Major BeyboM
Capt. Philip Reybold, will leave Salem, N.
J., doily, (except Sunday,) at 7 A. M. Re
turning, leave Pier foot of Arch street, Phila
delphia, at 2 P. M. Landing each way at
Delaware City, New Castle, Pennsgrove and
Stages for St. George's, McDonough and
Odessa, Del., connect at Delaware City.
Stage for Sharptown and Woodslown, N.
J., connect at Pennsgrove.
Stages for Wilmington, Del., connect at
Stage for Allowaystown, N. J., connect at
All lost goods must he reported within
Will leave Pier 10, Light Street Wharf, on
and after Tuesday, AUGUST 3, at 7 o'clock
A. M. for
Touching at all the landings, except Buck
Neck. Returning, will leave Georgetown at
2 o'clock P. M. All freight and passengers
for Sassafras River will be received at Pier 10.
COR. FOURTH AND WALNUT STREETS,
Every Saturday Morning,
AT 10 O'CLOCK.
A large assortment of new and second-hand
of various styles and of the best man-,
ufactnrcs of our city and elsewhere j
Double and Single HARNESS, and
a number of
always on hand, and a large stock for sale
exchange for second-hand work.
Liberal cash advances made on Consign
J. & W. MERRICK.
B v. Improved CUCUM-
S BKR WOOD PUMP
\*<V ,.P/ is the acknowledged
-'îiV STANDARD of the
|market, by popular verdict, the best
pump for the least money. Atten-
tion is invited to Blatchley's Im-
proved Bracket, the Drop Check
\alve, which can be withdrawn
without disturbing the joints, and
the copper chamber which never
cracks, scales or rusts and will last a life time.
In order to be sure that you get Blatchley's
Pump, be careful and see that it has my trade-
mark as above. If you do not know where
to buy, descriptive circulars, together with the
name and address of the agent nearest you,
will be promptly furnished by addressing
with stamp, CHAS. G. BLATCHLEY,
506 Commerce .St., Phila., Pa.
J. M. BAHR,
JOHN A. REYNOLDS,
DR. THOS. E GILPIN, J
~ g j Fell 14—ly.
REYNOLDS & CO.,
No. 832 Market Street,
WJLJinGTON, DEL AW Ans:.
Conveyancers, Surveyors, Real Estate Agents,
Collectors of Accounts, Bills, &c.
Houses and Lands rented, and rents collec
ted ; Loans negotiated ; Titles examined ;
Deeds, Bonds, Mortgages, and other Legal
papers carefully drawn, and supervised by
counsel permanently retained. Correspon
RE> NOLDS & CO.,
No. 832 Market Strkrt,
J. THOS. BTJDD,
Conveyancer and Real Estate Agent,
OFFICE IN TRANSCRIPT BUfLDING,
S. Broad St.,near Main, Middletown, Del.
A large lot of
AND TOWN PROPERTIES
In all parts of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware,
Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.
Call and examine.
Correspondence by mail solicited.
REFERS BY PERMISSION TO
Gen. Robert Patterson, 2d below Chestnut
John C. Bullitt, Attorney at Law, South
3d street, Phila.
Hon. R. C. Holiday, Sec. of State, An
W. R. Bergholz, Memphis & El Paso Pacific
Railroad, N. Y.
R. Atkinson, Banker, 41 Broad st. N. Y
Hon. Richard Schell, 50 Wall " "
Col. Blanton Duncan, Louisville, Ky.
Jjcatlt Urte« and filants.
FEUIT, SHADE, AND ORNA
AT THE DIAMOND STATE NURSERIES.
1 00,000 first-class Peach Trees, including all
the leading varieties ; Pear. Apple, Cher
ry, and Quince Trees ; Evtrgrcens for shade
or ornament; 200,000 Osage Orange Quicks;
Gooseberry, Currant, Blackberry, Raspberry,
and Strawberry Plants ; Asparagus and Rhu
barb Roots, tor Fail of 1874 and Spring of
Send for Catalogue and Price List.
JAMES T. SHALLCROSS,
Plants ! Plants !
LOW FOR CASH
CABBAGE, (all the best kinds,)
TOMA TO, ( Trophy and other good kinds, )
Large supply ; CELER Y in season.
Etc., Etc., Etc.
Also, Peerless and Early Rose Seed Potatoes.
m8tf E. R. COCHRAN, Middletown Del.
Nursery and Fruit Farm.
A large and varied assortment of
General Nursery Stock
For Sale at low rates.
PEACH TREES A SPECIALTY.
E. R. COCHRAN.
New Castle County, July 17th, 1875.
Upon the application of Edward W. Lock
wood, Executor of Richard Lockwood, late of
St Georges Hundred, in said County, dec'd ;
it is ordered and directed by the Register that
the Executor aforesaid give notice of the
granting of Letters Testamentary upon
the Estate of the deceased, with the date of
granting thereof, by causing advertisements
of the County of New Castle, requiring all
persons having demands against the Estate,
to present the same, or abide by an Act of
Assembly in such case made and provided.
And also cause the same to be inserted within
the same period in the Middletown Tran
script, a newspaper published in Middletown,
and to be continued therein two months.
Given under the hand and Seal of
---- Office of the Register aforesaid, at
< L.S. vNew Castle, in New Castle County
*■'-V-'' aforesaid, the day and year above
posted within forty days from the date
b letters, in six of the most public places
S. C. BIGGS,
All persons having claims against the Es
tate of the deceased, must present the same,
duly attested, to the Executor, on or before
July 17th, 1876, or abide the Act of Assembly
in such case made and provided.
EDWARD W. LOCKWOOD, Executor.
Send for self-measurement circular.
J. P. DOUGHTEN,
410 Market st. Wilmington, Del.
(Ürain, Suinter, <j|eed, H
J. B. FOARD.
WM. A. COMEGYS.
FOAM) & COMEGYS,
(Drain Commission Merchants
AND WÎI0LB8ALK AND RRTAIL DEALERS IN
FLOUR, MEAL, FEED, &c.,
Sole agents for
HAMILTON'S CELEBRATED GRAIN AND
Also, Sole Agents for the
SOLUBLE PACIFIC Guano
Wlmnn's Raw-Bone Super-Phosphate and
EUSSELL COE'S PHOSPHATE,
J. M. Rhodes' Genuine Phosphate,
Which we can sell On terms to suit the light
ness of the times.
All kinds of COAL constantly on hand, and
for sale at the very lowest cash rates.
BEST BRANDS OF FLOUR.
J. B. CLARKSON,
(ßrain Commission JRwcha»t
Agent for S. P. TRUSS, NEW CASTLE, Del.
And Wholesale and Retail
Coal, Flour, Feed
SEEDS, ETC., ETC.
SOLE AGENT FOR
Wilmington City Poudrette.
Highest market price paid for grain on Dela
ware and Chesapeake waters, and on the
Delaware R. R. and connections.
ISAAC JONES, Jr,
COX & JONES,
AND WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DEALERS IN
COAL, LIME, FLOUR,
Agricultural Implements, &c.
Best Lehigh and Schuylkill anthracite and
Cnmberland bituminous Coals on
hand at all times.
TH «v E o
L Directory arranged for the Convenience
ot Our headers.—Cut tliia Out.
; CEDAR VATS AND TANKS For
i Brewer?, Dyers, Chemists, Manufacturers and pri
vate dwellings GEO. J. BURK HARDT &C0 ,But
j tonwnod Street, below Broad.
LITTLE MA TTIE Beautiful Song
ftnd Chorus by J. A. BARNEY. Sent post paid for
35 cts. Address WM. H. BONER & CO., Music
Publishers, 1102 Chestnut St., Philada, Pg. &ugl4
MARBLE WORKS. VAN GUN
KEN iC YOUNG ,,4321 Spring Garden 8t_, Phil*.
Best assortment of monuments. Work in Marble
and Granite exquisitely executed at lowest price*.
MTT. ÄT ) • And Dairy Fixtures, best and cheap
miljJX f egt WM , M . MORGAN &CO. #
C!A A TSi f 711 Spring Garden Street.
J essors to John Ambler, Jr.
For Invintions, Traps
M arks, Copyrights,etc., etc.
procured by John A. Wledershelm Ac Co.«
110 South Fourth St., below Chesnut, Phila. Full
information without charge.
Books of Instruction
Call or send for
UNION St'OKE WORKS. Spoke,.
Rims, Plow Handles. «J. G. DAVIS & SON* S.
W. Cor. Leopard and Otter Sts.
WA TER- WHEELS, WIND-MILLS
Pump?, Plumbing and Gas Fitting in country hou
Seitd for circulars or call and see samples.—
IV. G. Rhoades. 1221 Market St.
J. M. COX & BRO
MANUFACTURE ALL KINDS OF
CARRIA GES ,
Jenny Linds, etc.
First Premium awarded for Top Buggies by
Peninsular Agricultural and Pomo
Every Carriage Guaranteed.
LARGE STOCK NOW ON HAND.
^®"Special attention given to repairing.'®^
Independent in everything! Neutral in Nothing!
Opposed to all Corrupt Rings
In Municipal, State and National Atfairs!
A FIRST-CLASS MORNING NEWSPA
Is published every morning, Sundays ex
cepted, and delivered in the Citv of Philadel
phia and surrounding Cities, Villa
Towns, for TWELVE CENTS PER ..
payable to the carriers. It contains all thé
News of the Day, including the
Associated Press Telegrams,' *
from all points of interest, full and nccun
Local Reports, and Fearless Editorial Disci
sions of all current topics. It is a first-cli
newspaper in every reBpect.
Are tastefully and attractively dieplayfd.
^®*The circulation of "THE TfMES '
much larger than that of any other daily
per in this City or State, with the single
ception of the Ledger, and is constantly
TOWN AND COUNTRY
IN GALLONS, HALF GALLONS, AND QUAFTS.
Require No Thinning For Un.
Made only from Pure White Lead or Oxide
of Zinc tinted with the purest and finest pig
ments and thinned with perfectly pure Lin
seed Oil, prepared to dry quickly with a beau
tiful gloss. Get sample card of
J. B. FENIMORE & CO.,
Opposite the R. R. Depot, Middletown, >cl.,
Dealers in Lumber, Hardware, and
GENERAL BUILDING MATERIAL,
Agents for Middletown and vicinity.
A fine lot of
POSTS AND RAILS, (sawed or split,)
Boat Boards, etc., etc. ;
ROBERT JOHNSON k CO.,
Taylor's Bridge Del.
Inks and Marking Brushes,
Every Peach Shipper, Farmer, Merchant
and Manufacturer should have tbesq Stencils.
They can be as readily adjusted for the formi-
tion of words or sentences as types for print-
ing. All sizes. Cost trifling For sale by
J. B. FENIMORE & CO.,
Dealers in Lumber, Hardware, Paints Md
General Building Material. ju!17-3m
Tfo Penan can take these Bitten accord
ing to directions, and remain long unwell, pro
vised their bones are not destroyed by mineral
poison or other means, and vital organs wasted
beyond the point of repair.
Dyspepsia or Indigestion, Headache, Pain
the Shoulders, Coughs, Tightness of the Chest,
Dizziness, Sour Eructations of the Stomach, Bail
Taste in the Month, Billons Attacks, Palpitation of
the Heart, Inflammation of the Lungs, Pain la the
region of the kidneys, and a hundred other painful
symptoms, are the ollSprings of Dyspepsia. One
bottle will prove a better guarantee of Its merit*
than a lengtSy advertisement.
Vor Female Complaints, In yonng or old,
married or single, at the dawn of womanhood, or
the tnrn of life, these Tonic Bitters display so de
cided an influence that Improvement is soon per
Vor Inflammatory and Chronic Rheu
matism and Goat, Bilious, Remittent and Inter
mittent Fevers, Diseases of the Blood, Liver, Kid
neys and Bladder, these Bitters have no equaL
Such Diseases are caused by Vitiated Blood.
They are a gentle Purgative aa well
a Tonic, possessing the merit of acting as •
powerful agent In relieving Congestion or Inflam
mation of the Liver and Visceral Organs, and In
Vor Skin Diseases, Eruptions, Tetter, Salt
Rhetun, Blotches, Spots, Pimples, Postales, Bolls,
Carbuncles, Ring-worms, Scald-Head, Sore Eyes,
Erysipelas, Itch, Scurfs, Discolorations or the Skin,
Humors and Diseases of the Skin of whatever name
nature, are literally dng np and carried ont of thé
systefn in a short time by the use of these Bitters.
Ctrntefal Thousands proclaim Vinsgab Bit
t«b 8 the most wonderful Invigorant that ever sus
tained the sinking system.
r. a. McDonald dc co.
Druggists and Gen. Arts., San Francisco, CaL, I
cor. of Washington and Charlton Sts., N. Y.
SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS t DEALERS.
SS I HAIR
Every year increases the popnlari
tms valuable Hair Preparation ;
which is- due to merit alone. Wo
can assure oar old patrons that it is
kept lolly up to its high standard;
and it is the only reliable and perfect*
' preparation for restoring Gray
Faded Hair to its youthful color,
making it soft, lustrous, and silken.
The scalp, by its use, becomes white
ayi clean. It removes all eruptions
and dandruffj and, by its tonic prop
erties, prevents the hair from falling
oit, as it stimulates and nourishes
the hair-glands. By its ose, the hair
grows wicker and stronger. In
baldness, it restores the capillary
glands to their normal vigor, and
will create a new growth, except in
extreme old age. It is the most eco-?
nominal Haie Dressing ever used,
as it requires fewer applications,
and gives the hair a splendid, glossy
A. A. Hayes, M.D.,
"The constituents are pure, and care
fully selected for excellent -»-«*—
d I consider it the Best
ration for its intended purposes."
Sold bjf all Druggists, and Dealers in Medicines.
Frioe One Dollar.
FOR TIES WHISKERS.
As our Benewer in many cases
requires too long a time, and too
much care, to restore gray or faded
Whiskers, we have prepared this
dye, in one preparation ; which will
quickly and effectually accomplish
this result. It is easily applied,
and produces a color which will
neither rub nor wash off Sold by
all Druggists. Price Fifty Cents.
Manufactured by R. P. HALL* 4 COL,
This Guano was first introduced in 1864.
IT IS SOLD EXTENSIVELY
In the States of
Connecticut, New York, New Jersey,
Pennsylvania, Delaware. Maryland,
and other Southern Slates.
For all Staple Crops, viz:
WHEAT, CORN, and other grains ;
TOBACCO, COTTON, SUGAR CANE, Ac.,
also for use on Truck Farms, with entire sat
isfaction to consumers.
IT IS CAREFULLY PREPARED
for application by means of the Drill, being
fine and dry so that it passes throngh the ori
fices of the drill with uniform regularity.
Seduction in Price. Send for Cir
cular before purchasing
Liberal Discount to Dealers.
F. Karthaus Focke & Co.,
122 SOUTH DELAWARE AVE.,
FOR SALB BY
FOARD & GOMEGYS,
L. M. BEAN, - - MASSEYS, MD.
AND CONFECTIONERY STORE.
THE undersigned gives notice to the citi
zens of Middletown and vicinity that he has
taken the corner store formerly occupied by
J. F. Eliason, and opened a Confectionery
Store and '
Ice Cream Saloon.
71^ keep always on hand a One supply
of freshly baked BREAD and CAKES. Also
Ice Cream furnished at the most reasonable
rates for parties, pic-nics, private families,etc.
Call and See.
T)L0WS and Plow Castings, Machine Cast
. ings of all kinds on hand or made to
Particular attention given to Repairing
Machinery. Cash for old Iron.
WM. L. BUCKE k SON,
Founders and Machinists.
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